This year, Marvel is coming up with some of its new stories, one of them being The Eternals. We are to wait for the most part of the year to watch this exciting new film. Not only the plot, but the interesting star cast is to make it worth the wait.
Are you wondering who is going to be there in the next Marvel movie? Before we break that for you, let’s first understand what it’s all about.
The Plot: What is “The Eternals” All About?
The Eternals are humanoids who have a lot longer life as compared to humans. You may say, that they are immortal humans. Their powers include:
- Manipulating substances at the molecular level
- The ability to fly
- Having a lot more strength than normal humans
- Reading or controlling minds
- Creating illusions
- Creating blast, heat or flashlight using eyes and hands
According to the story in the comics, the first Eternal is Ikaris, who uses his eye beams to fight enemies. Other characters include:
- Makkari, the Mercury Analogue
- Sonic, the Hedgehog
- Sersi, the Circe of the Greek myth
- Thena, the daughter of Zuras and Cybele
- Sprite, a young boy skilled at manipulating matter
- Ajak, the leader of the Eternals
- Kingo, a master swordsman
- Phastos, the one often mistaken for the Greek God Hephaestus
- Druig, also known as “Druig of Nightmares”
- Gilgamesh, The Forgotten One
- Dane Whitman, the Black Knight
Who Will be Starring in These Roles?
The exact storyline of this upcoming film isn’t out yet. However, these are the stars that will be playing various roles as the Eternals.
- Richard Madden: Ikaris
- Angelina Jolie: Thena
- Kumail Nanjiani: Kingo
- Lauren Ridloff: Makkari
- Brian Tyree Henry: Phastos
- Salma Hayek: Ajak
- Lia McHugh: Sprite
- Don Lee: Gilgamesh
- Barry Keoghan: Druig
- Gemma Chan: Sersi
- Kit Harrington: Dane Whitman
The Eternals Release Date
The trailer isn’t out yet, but we do know that the movie is coming on 6th November 2020. This will be the next Marvel movie in 2020 coming after Black Widow, releasing on 1st May.
Isn’t the wait worth it?